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29 July 2015

JCSO: Pursuit suspect may be involved in police impersonator case

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(Updated 7/31/15 1:15 PM) JCSO says Kevan Scott Skeels may now be involved in the police impersonator case in Jackson County last Friday. Detectives say they have evidence that Skeels has personal ...

29 July 2015

West Nile returns

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --  The West Nile virus is back in Jackson County.  That's keeping Vector Control working around the clock to control the mosquito population. "If we find standing water we wi ...

29 July 2015

Medical experts share important reminders for the upcoming heat

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Medford, Ore. --- National weather forecasters say this week is the hottest of the year and over 30,000,000 Americans are facing dangerously high temperatures.Medical experts have some important rem ...

28 July 2015

Man not charged after admitting to sending letters to Oregon Sheriffs'

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Update 12:00 PM 7/29/15) -- Oregon State Police say 34-year old Eugene man Lance Storm has been released after he admitted to sending letters to 24 Oregon Sheriffs' offices Monday. Storm said they w ...

28 July 2015

Boles Fire Victims face Ronald Beau Marshall

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Yreka, Ca -- 10 and a half months since the Boles fire ripped through weed but Tuesday for the first time the man who pleaded guilty to starting that fire met face to face with his victims. More tha ...

28 July 2015

Firefighters keep close eye on Bear Creek Greenway

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The 20 mile path stretching from Central Point to Ashland makes the Bear Creek Greenway popular for hikers and bikers. But the tall dry grass, thick blackberry bushes, and dense bru ...

28 July 2015

Eagle Point man charged with DUII after running into power pole

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Medford, Ore. -- A man was rushed to the hospital after crashing his van into a pole knocking out power for an entire city block and police say he was under the influence. Medford Police say 57-yea ...

28 July 2015

West Nile Virus detected in Jackson County

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Jackson County, Ore. -- The West Nile virus is back in Jackson County. OSU Diagnostic Laboratory in Corvallis confirmed the positive mosquito pool from Central Point, according to Jackson County Ve ...

28 July 2015

Vector Control disposing of unused car tires to reduce moquitos

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Central Point, Ore. --- Here’s a way to help reduce mosquitos, disposing of unused car tires.The Jackson County Vector Control District is holding a tire disposal event starting today, July 28th, ...

28 July 2015

Peninsula Airways flying to Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Commercial air passenger service will soon be returning to Klamath Falls. That will have a big impact on jobs, tourism, and the economy - and steps are already underway to keep ...